PGA News Archive

Friday, May 04, 2018
PGA.com’s May the 4th Star Wars video
Celebrate Star Wars day with this clip of classic and modern golfers wielding lightsabers.
Peterson takes first round lead at Wells Fargo Championship as Tiger struggles with greens
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — John Peterson started his rookie season on the PGA Tour about the time Tiger Woods started to experience back problems. One of them is closer to walking away than the other.
What Rory McIlroy wants for his birthday at Quail Hollow seems impossible - but he's done it before
Rory McIlroy turns 29 Friday and would like to be granted a simple wish. When I asked him what his birthday plans would be, he said: "Hopefully, go out and shoot a 62."
Thursday, May 03, 2018
Most cuts made in a PGA Tour career
Watch Justin Thomas help pull off this great marriage proposal
PGA champion Justin Thomas took time Wednesday to help orchestrate a marriage proposal.   Thomas said Sean Powell had sent him a direct message on Instagram laying out plans to ask Andrea Cota to marry him. Thomas was intrigued, and went along.
Patrick Reed started wearing contact lenses a week before Masters win
Wednesday, May 02, 2018
Here's where Tiger Woods has finished every year at Quail Hollow
From 2003 until 2016, Quail Hollow hosted a PGA Tour event every year. Tiger Woods played in six of those. Thursday, Woods returns to the famous Charlotte, North Carolina course for the 15th Wells Fargo Championship.
Justin Thomas driven to improve by making his 'bad golf better'
Omni Barton Creek Resort & Spa of Austin, Texas to host four premier PGA of America member championships
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Florida – Beginning in 2019, Omni Barton Creek Resort & Spa of Austin, Texas, will host the 29th PGA Cup and the inaugural Women’s PGA Cup - the premier international competition for men and women PGA Club Professionals.
Justin Thomas can join rare company with Jack Nicklaus this week
Remembering Ryo Ishikawa's incredible 12-under 58
Monday, April 30, 2018
How to succeed in team golf
Billy Horschel and Scott Piercy won the Zurich Classic and PGA Professional Lou Guzzi breaks down some tips when playing in a team competition.
Team golf isn't just for the pros -- you should try it, too
Billy Horschel and Scott Piercy won the Zurich Classic and PGA Professional Lou Guzzi breaks down some tips when playing in a team competition.
Quail Hollow ready for Tiger Woods, increased crowds at Wells Fargo Championship
Quail Hollow president Johnny Harris knows the announcement by Tiger Woods that he will play the Wells Fargo Championship brings hysteria and some chaos.
From Tiger Woods to Justin Thomas, here are 10 things to watch for at the Wells Fargo Championship
One of Charlotte's springtime institutions is back.   After a one-year absence, the Wells Fargo Championship returns to Quail Hollow Club this week.
Watch Auburn golfer sink clutch putt to take down Alabama for SEC title
AUBURN -- Auburn golfer Wells Padgett got to experience something normally more common for baseball, basketball players -- a walk-off win.   In the final match of the 2018 Southeastern Conference championship at the Sea Island Golf Club's Seaside Course
Sunday, April 29, 2018
Lydia Ko makes playoff eagle to win first event since 2016
DALY CITY, Calif.
Billy Horschel, Scott Piercy capture Zurich Classic title
AVONDALE, La. (AP) — Billy Horschel and Scott Piercy won the Zurich Classic team event Sunday, closing with a bogey-free 5-under 67 in alternate-shot play.   Horschel became a two-time winner at TPC Louisiana.
Dustin Johnson, Patrick Reed to headline new Saudi Arabia golf tournament
RIYADH -- The European Tour's newest tournament, taking place in Saudi Arabia, has signaled its intent to become the biggest golf tournament in the Middle East by announcing that Dustin Johnson and Patrick Reed will tee it up at the inaugural event next year.  
Former World No. 1 Lydia Ko seeks first win in almost two years
DALY CITY, Calif. (AP) — Days after turning 21, Lydia Ko is surrounding herself with family and friends and soaking up good vibes on a golf course she loves as she seeks to end a victory drought.   The former No.